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Rushing was built from the ground up. Through dedication, strength, and putting humans first, a particular rush comes with putting together all of the pieces. We create, problem-solve, analyze, and eventually bring it all to life. We want to show people the Rushing difference in a way that makes an impact where people and the planet flourish.

Steven Huff

With extensive experience in both plumbing and fire protection design, Steven offers a critical piece of Rushing’s diverse knowledge base. He is adept at providing systems design solutions on projects ranging from small-scale residential to high-rise commercial and everything in between. Combining his knowledge of LEED protocols and expansive plumbing design expertise—including everything from central…

Anton Leitner

Anton has been a dedicated member of the Rushing team for many years now. Starting in the admin department, he learned the necessary skills to become a valued Plumbing Studio member. Anton has contributed to everything from small-scale public facilities to large-scale private hotels/condos/apartments. He is particularly interested in designing high-rise buildings as they offer…

Brandon Hunter

Originally from Virginia Beach, Brandon grew up a “military brat,” moving frequently before settling in Washington in 2006. He quickly fell in love with all the Pacific Northwest has to offer. Brandon graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Washington State University’s Everett campus. He is relatively new to the industry but…

Brent McGraw

Brent offers over 15 years of Plumbing design experience and an upbeat personality for engineering highly efficient plumbing systems, providing creative solutions to applying heat pump water heating technologies and finding the best fit for the project and owners. They are passionate about Rushing’s holistic project approach and collaborative team efforts. Brent holds a Bachelor…

“We understand that innovation and creativity are born through diverse design representation in problem solving.” – Rae Anne Rushing 

Cameron Smith

Cameron is a dedicated and results-oriented Fire Protection Engineer with 25 years of project experience. He is an asset to Rushing with expertise in personnel and project management, hazard analysis, fire suppression systems design, fire alarm systems, plan review, peer review, specifications, code consulting, development planning, property inspection, training, fabrication, and procurement. Cameron is known…

Zach Uhrich

Zach graduated from Central Washington University with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology and a Master of Science in Engineering Technology Systems. During his master’s program, Zach designed a portable generator for backpacking to use in place solar panels in hiking under thick trees or cloud cover when the sun isn’t readily available….